Astronomy and Astrophotography by Michael Booth. I live in the north of Tasmania, Australia and in the breaks between the cloudy days and nights I sometimes get out to indulge my passion recording the sights in the night sky.
Star Clusters in Scorpius 15th July 2017
Messier 6 NGC 6405 Butterfly Cluster1600 light years distant
Messier 7 NGC6475 Ptolemy's Cluster 980 light years distant
NGC6124 C75 1700 light years distant
NGC6281 1600 light years distant
NGC 6231(Star Cluster top right) 4100 light years distant and IC4628( "Prawn Nebula" bottom left) 2700 light years distant